Find the best quotes by Park Chan-wook.
When I say that I am going to do an American film, I didn’t want to suddenly go off into a completely different world that…
I’ve always had an interest in vampire films – not just ‘Nosferatu,’ but there are many others that I have enjoyed: Abel Ferrara,Coppola, Neil Jordan.
I live in a rural residential area. It’s a great place for a walk. I’m at my happiest when I’m listening to my iPod while…
I don’t usually watch a lot of TV, but ‘Mad Men’ changed my perspective. I admire Matthew Weiner who came up with the idea and…
I don’t think I’ve ever tried to make something happen that I’ve absolutely had to force. You know how they say: if you can’t avoid…
I cannot believe that violence depicted onscreen actually causes people to act out violently. That’s oversimplifying the issue. If somebody commits a violent act after…
Actors, I think, are all the same. Both Korean actors and American actors are all very sensitive people, and they are all curious to know…
Whether it’s trivial or important, every choice has a moral aspect to it to a certain degree.
Whenever I visit a city, I like to see what classical music concerts are on offer.
When you consider the concept of vampirism, it is inherently part of a Western culture.
When it comes to remaking my own films in the English language, I can only imagine that it is a very boring process, I wouldn’t…
When I was making my first films, I was very interested in Hollywood B movies.
When I grow older and less popular, there will come a time when I have to shoot films on low budgets.
Visual elements are, of course, the director’s job.
There’s a humble beauty about listening to period instruments that I like.
The reason I want to show shocking things is that they always pose an ethical question.
People who really try to be conscious of what they have done, who take responsibility, to me these kinds of people are heroes.
The atmosphere of Catholicism in Korea is quite different to the way it is practised and perceived in Europe or the U.S.
Lots of people think the violence in the films I make is overwhelming, but they think they’re seeing something that they aren’t seeing.
In our lives, we have good things and bad things, happiness and pain.
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